Senior SEO Specialist


This year, Effective Spend was named to the Inc 5000 and Austin FAST 50 lists of the fastest-growing companies. As an integral member of this team, you’ll learn the most, improve the fastest, accomplish more, and have a ton of fun doing it! Come see why the Austin Business Journal recognized us as a 2021 Best Places to Work in Austin and BuiltIn ATX named us one of the Best Small Companies to Work For.

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Effective Spend is looking for a Senior SEO Specialist to join our innovative, growing SEO & Digital PR team. Effective Spend specializes in comprehensive SEO strategies including industry-leading content marketing, link building and technical optimizations.


The ideal candidate has hands-on experience in both technical and content SEO strategies and enjoys working directly with clients to help them grow high-quality web traffic and increase conversions. As part of the SEO team, you’ll get hands-on training from SEO industry experts to sharpen your personal digital marketing toolset.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with content writing resources (both internally and on client-side) to produce high-quality, research-backed content in line with SEO strategy
  • Perform SEO assessments/audits of clients’ websites from both an on-page and off-page perspective, including technical site components, content strategy, and competitor analysis
  • Implement on-page SEO optimizations such as headers, metadata, schema, etc.
  • Work with developers to implement technical SEO deliverables, such as 301 redirects, canonical issues, image compression, site speed, etc.
  • Analyze clients’ web analytics performance, write up performance analysis reports and present reports to clients
  • Drive existing SEO campaign growth with current clients by continuously suggesting future opportunities where available


Qualifications / Requirements:

  • 1+ years of professional SEO experience
  • 4-year Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising, Journalism, English, Writing, Communications or a related field
  • Ability to extract meaningful insights from data analysis and make specific SEO recommendations
  • Experience with Google Analytics and Google Search console
  • Strong written and communication skills a must
  • Knowledge of best practices for technical SEO components such as 301 redirects, canonicals, Core Web Vitals, and XML sitemaps
  • Experience working with SEO platforms/tools (e.g. Moz, WebCEO, Ahrefs, etc.) a plus
  • Familiarity with conversion rate optimization best practices and ability to identify opportunities for improvements throughout clients’ websites
  • Familiarity with HTML and CSS is a plus
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel


Why Effective Spend?

For the last two years in a row, Effective Spend has been named to the Inc 5000 and Austin FAST50 lists of the fastest growing private companies. With fast growth comes real opportunities for quick promotion as you master new areas of digital marketing. 


We’re also proud to have been recognized on the Austin Business Journal and BuiltIn Austin lists of the Best Places to Work in Austin. As an integral member of this team, you’ll learn the most, improve the fastest, accomplish more, and have a ton of fun doing it!



Here are some of the ways we support an awesome company culture:

  • Medical, dental and vision healthcare plans
  • 401k with company matching
  • Competitive paid time off
  • Additional PTO for volunteering, flexible holidays, birthday and summer Fridays
  • Free onsite parking
  • Hybrid office, with the ability to work from home 2 days a week
  • Work-visit program – employees can spend several weeks vacationing in LA and working out of our Los Angeles office.
  • Healthy snacks, fruit, fresh-ground coffee and cold brew on tap.


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